Board of Directors

Holland Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit hospital governed by a Board of Directors that guides the hospital in its mission to improve the health of the communities it serves.

Board members are representative of our local communities and play an essential role in the continued success of the hospital.

Board of Directors

  • Phil Koning, Board Chair
    West Michigan Community Bank
  • Jane Clark, Secretary
    Michigan West Coast
    Chamber of Commerce
  • Kris DePree, Treasurer
    Colliers International
  • Juanita Bocanegra
    Ottawa County
  • James Stroop
    Lakewood Construction
  • Susan Ervine, MD
    Chief of Staff
  • Michael Hill
    Coldbrook Insurance Group
  • Dave Mason
    General Counsel
  • Mark Stid, MD
    Lakeshore Health Partners–
    Family Medicine, South Washington
  • Tony Yasick, MD
    Macatawa Anesthesia PC
  • Dale Sowders
    President and CEO
  • Bill Vander Vliet, MD
    Retired Physician
  • Leslie Brown
    Metal Flow Corporation

Executive Team

  • Dale Sowders
    Dale Sowders
    President & CEO
  • Mark Pawlak
    Mark Pawlak
    Senior Vice President
    Hospital Operations
  • Terry Steele
    Terry Steele
    Senior Vice President
    Finance & CFO
  • Patti VanDort
    Patti VanDort
    Senior Vice President
    Hospital Operations & CNO
  • Michelle Doctor
    Michelle Doctor
    Vice President
    Medical Groups &
    Lakeshore Health Partners


  • Leadership: With Kirk Cousins and Dale Sowders

    Leadership: With Kirk Cousins and Dale Sowders

    Leadership and setting a thoughtful, clear direction for the common good is a privilege. Working together makes achieving common goals possible. Holland Hospital President & CEO, Dale Sowders and pro quarterback Kirk Cousins go on the record with candid, unscripted conversations about leadership, culture, responsibilities and more.